Definition of ear candling in English:

ear candling

Line breaks: ear cand|ling
Pronunciation: /ˈkand(ə)lɪŋ
(also ear coning)


[mass noun]
A form of alternative therapy in which the tapered end of an ear candle is placed in a person’s ear while the other end of the candle is lit, in the belief that earwax and other impurities are drawn out of the ear canal by a partial vacuum created by the candle flame: the Spa menu includes colonics, ear candling, and body brushing performed with an oak-leaf broom
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  • Learn to remove ear toxins holistically with this ear-candling book and video.
  • Graham, a certified reflexologist came and spoke about ear-candling. Two staff were used to demonstrate and many residents were curious and came to watch.
  • Perhaps my problems will respond t Tanya's skill in ‘Hopi ear-candling.’

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